Playlist: Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

"We joined her as she sang 'Happy Birthday' to us in the lunchroom. We heard her greet us in the hallways and classrooms, and we wondered how she knew our names and our birthdays.  Her caught-in-the-headlights eyes gave her a look of perpetual astonishment, so that we found ourselves turning and looking back over our … Continue reading Playlist: Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli


Young Adult Books to Use for English Class

As a reader and high school student, I feel and understand the struggles of trying to find a book to use for an English project. Most, if not all, teachers require your chosen book to have a lexile of at least 800 or 850. I have had my heart broken multiple times by my teachers … Continue reading Young Adult Books to Use for English Class